Israeli AquaMaof plans to build a complex for the Atlantic salmon cultivation and a plant for the production of fish feed in the Penza Region with a total cost of 4.5 billion rubles. It was reported on Thursday by TASS with reference to the regional governor’s press service.
The British Aviagen Group, one of the world’s leaders in the field of genetics and breeding of poultry, will invest 1.9 billion rubles in the construction of a breeding poultry farm in Nikolsky District of the Penza Region in 2018-2019, said Minister of Economy of the region Sergey Kapralov.
Hochland Russland (Hochland Group subsidiary) will be producing soft processed cheese on the basis of Belinsky cheese factory in the Penza region. Investment in the project will amount to nearly 2 billion rubles, told Ivan Belozertsev, Governor of the region, on Tuesday .
A large-scale investment project to launch a paper machine No. 6 with a capacity of up to 40,000 tons per year was made possible thanks to investments in the amount of about 4 billion rubles. The company has created 60 new jobs.
According to the region’s government, the Russia-China Penzaimplant company launched production of implants for traumatology and orthopedics in the Penza Region on Thursday.
Damate, Aviagen Turkeys and the Government of the Penza Region have agreed on breeding a parent stock of turkeys. They signed a letter of intent that provides for building a facility for the production of turkey hatching eggs in the region, as reported by Damate. The facility will become the first Russia’s enterprise constructed by Avigen in this segment. Under the terms of the document, the parties will joint their efforts to mobilize financial, credit, material and other resources. At the first stage, the amount of investment will be €25 million, the Penza Region’s Government explained. Initially, the project is designed for the production of 8 million eggs per year, but in the future, Aviagen expects to increase it three or four times, according to Clay Burrows, the Aviagen Turkeys’ CEO.